Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for SpecFlow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SpecFlow over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SpecFlow
Hampshire > Andover
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 13 9
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4 -
Contract jobs citing SpecFlow 19 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 25.33% 13.79% 20.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 70.37% 50.00% 53.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 7
Andover median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £322 £304 £303
90th Percentile £385 £438 £416
Hampshire median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

SpecFlow is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Andover with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Andover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 27 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Andover 36.00% 27.59% 39.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 13
Andover median daily rate £372 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.13% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £316 £318 £301
90th Percentile £438 £510 £462
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Andover median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.75 £44.75
% change year-on-year +5.26% -4.47% +16.23%

SpecFlow
Job Vacancy Trend in Andover

Job postings citing SpecFlow as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Andover.

Job vacancy trend for SpecFlow in Andover

SpecFlow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SpecFlow in Andover.

Contractor daily rate trend for SpecFlow in Andover

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SpecFlow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Andover region with a requirement for SpecFlow.

1 19 (100.00%) Ant
1 19 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 19 (100.00%) HP
1 19 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 19 (100.00%) Selenium
1 19 (100.00%) F#
1 19 (100.00%) TestNG
2 18 (94.74%) SoapUI
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server 2012
2 18 (94.74%) API Testing
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server 2016
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
2 18 (94.74%) webMethods
2 18 (94.74%) Oracle APEX
2 18 (94.74%) Software AG
2 18 (94.74%) Web Services
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Linux
2 18 (94.74%) .NET
2 18 (94.74%) Oracle
2 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
3 17 (89.47%) Java
3 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
4 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared
4 16 (84.21%) Security Cleared
4 16 (84.21%) PuTTY
4 16 (84.21%) WinSCP
5 15 (78.95%) System Integration Testing
5 15 (78.95%) Oracle Database
5 15 (78.95%) DevOps

SpecFlow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Andover by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) PuTTY
1 16 (84.21%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server 2012
1 18 (94.74%) SQL Server 2016
2 15 (78.95%) Oracle Database
2 15 (78.95%) Oracle Database 10g
2 15 (78.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) Ant
1 19 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 19 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 19 (100.00%) Selenium
1 19 (100.00%) TestNG
2 18 (94.74%) Oracle APEX
2 18 (94.74%) SoapUI
3 15 (78.95%) LoadRunner
4 11 (57.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Test Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Automation Tester
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Test Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Tester
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Python Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) .NET
1 18 (94.74%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Linux
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
1 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
2 15 (78.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) API Testing
2 17 (89.47%) Test Automation
3 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (78.95%) DevOps
3 15 (78.95%) Performance Testing
3 15 (78.95%) System Integration Testing
4 14 (73.68%) Scrum
4 14 (73.68%) Test Strategy
5 12 (63.16%) Kanban
6 11 (57.89%) Defect Tracking
7 9 (47.37%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (10.53%) BDD
8 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) F#
2 17 (89.47%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) C#
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared
1 16 (84.21%) Security Cleared
2 13 (68.42%) ISEB
2 13 (68.42%) ISEB Practitioner
2 13 (68.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) HP ALM
2 2 (10.53%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) HP
2 18 (94.74%) Oracle
2 18 (94.74%) Software AG
2 18 (94.74%) webMethods
3 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 15 (78.95%) Red Hat
3 15 (78.95%) VMware